Posted in May 2018

Resource: Museums for Wellbeing, The Museums Association

The Museum Association has published a range of resources exploring the ways in which museums are exploring health and wellbeing. It includes sections on volunteering, mental health and youth work with case studies from the UK and internationally. More details are available at https://www.museumsassociation.org/museum-practice/wellbeing Source: Source: Culture, Health and Wellbeing Alliance bulletin/London Arts in Health … Continue reading

Resource: Wider Determinants of Health Tool, Public Health England

Public Health England has updated its resources for professionals looking to address the social factors which influence health outcomes. It brings together links to a range of resources including cultural activity which can improve health through tackling social issues. The Wider Determinants of Health Tool is available at https://fingertips.phe.org.uk/profile/wider-determinants Source: Culture, Health and Wellbeing Alliance … Continue reading

Job: Media & Performing Arts Technician, St Laurence School, Bradford on Avon

Job: Media & Performing Arts Technician, St Laurence School, Bradford on Avon

The Media & Performing Arts Technician is an important post in a busy secondary school, supporting teachers in developing and using audio visual materials and providing essential technical support for a variety of activities, including school productions. School: St Laurence School, Ashley Road, Bradford on Avon, BA15 1DZ  /  01225 309500  /  admin@st-laurence.com Number on … Continue reading

Resource: Each Breath is Valuable, an evaluation of an arts in care homes programme

The Baring Foundation and Arts Council England have published an evaluation of their jointly funded programme to introduce arts activities in clusters of care homes. It highlights some of the difficulties generated by the scheme’s ambitious but resource- and time-limited programme and highlights a wide range of ways funders and arts organisations could change approaches … Continue reading

Opportunity: Visions of Science Art Prize, The Andrew Brownsword Gallery, University of Bath

Opportunity: Visions of Science Art Prize, The Andrew Brownsword Gallery, University of Bath

The Andrew Brownsword Gallery at the University of Bath announces its inaugural Art Prize, awarded for submissions that reflect, represent, capture or depict modern day scientific phenomena as studied by academics at The University’s Faculty of Science. Shortlisted entries will be exhibited in the Andrew Brownsword Gallery between 15 September and 13 October 2018, with … Continue reading